Ensemble Auditions and Placement for New Students

Please Note: All dates and times are subject to change.  Check the New Student Schedule when you arrive.

For more information about each ensemble, click here. See Ensemble Audition Information for each ensemble's specific audition requirements.

Choral Ensembles and Private Voice Lesson Auditions - Concert Hall Gallery

     Wednesday, Sept. 10, 5:00-8:00 pm
     Thursday, Sept. 11, 12:00-1:30 pm; 4:00-7:00 pm
     Friday, Sept. 12, 12:00-5:00 pm

Sign up for an audition/placement time outside the Concert Hall Gallery.

Orchestra and Symphony Band Auditions

For Woodwinds, Brass and Percussion:
     Friday, Sept. 12, 1:00-4:00 pm, Concert Hall LL05
     Saturday, Sept. 13, 10:30 am-1:30 pm, Concert Hall LL05

For Strings Only (Orchestra and Private Lessons):
     Sunday, Sept. 14, 12:00-4:00 pm, Music Hall 212

For Symphony Band Only:
     Sunday, Sept. 14, 1:00-4:00 pm, Concert Hall LL05

Only one audition for placement consideration is required for both ensembles. Sign up for an audition time outside the door of Music Hall 212 (for strings only) and LL05 in the Concert Hall (for all other instruments).

Jazz Ensemble Auditions

     Monday, Sept. 15, 6:30-8:30 pm, Concert Hall LL05

Sign up for an audition time on the door of LL15 in the Concert Hall.

West African Drum Ensemble

     Tuesday, Sept. 16, 3:10-4:55 pm, Concert Hall LL05

Auditions occur during the first class meeting. No sign-up necessary.

Chinese Music Ensemble

No Auditions Necessary.  Information meeting/Q&A will be held on Thursday Sept. 11, 4:00-5:00 pm and Friday, Sept. 12, 4:00-5:00 pm in Music Hall 104. 

Chamber Music Placement

     Wednesday, Sept. 17, 5:00-5:30 pm, Concert Hall LL04 (Instrument Library)

Mandatory informational meeting for those currently registered for Chamber Music, and for anyone interested in registering this Fall or at any time in the future. Information will be given about how to form groups, find additional players, get a faculty coach, arrange rehearsals and be part of the numerous chamber music performances on and off campus.

AUDITION MATERIALS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE:
http://webapps.acs.carleton.edu/curricular/musc/audition